The afternoon MODIS swath showed low AOD in our region.
We had good air quality in the region at all the stations in NM. Here is a survey of a few. At the NMED Chaparral station PM10 peaked in the morning 83 µg/m3 at 9 am but remained low the rest of the day.
Winds were around where we sometimes see wind erosion but concentrations were low in Deming.
The weather forecast for Sunday is calling for temperatures in the mid to upper 50s with breezy conditions in the western part of the study region including Lordsburg (between 17-20 mph, gusts to 32 mph) but less wind in Las Cruces. The AQI forecast for Sunday is in the good (green) range.